HOW ACQUIRED: Selected No. 9 overall in 2017 SuperDraft.
Hansen saw action in 14 games with Columbus in 2017. The winger created some exciting moments during his rookie year, including scoring a goal on his MLS debut. He should provide depth at right wing in 2018 for the Crew.
COLLEGE: During his time at the University of New Mexico, he made 79 appearances (65 starts), scoring 28 goals and providing 14 assists. Hansen earned NSCAA Third Team All-American, NSCAA First Team All-Southeast Region and First Team All-Conference USA honors in his senior season in 2016. As a junior, the forward made the Second Team All-Conference USA and was named the MVP of the TLC Plumbing & Utility Invitational tournament. During his first year at the University of New Mexico in 2013, Hansen was named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team.